You are here:  Home  >  'book: Sword and Scimitar: Fourteen Centuries of War between Islam and the West'

America’s 233-Year-Old Shock at Jihad, By Raymond Ibrahim (American Thinker via Israpundit)

By   /  March 27, 2019  /  dhimmitude, friends/enemies, History, Human Rights, International, Islam, Islamic fundamentalism  /  No Comments

Mar. 27, 2019 Exactly 233 years ago this week, two of America’s founding fathers documented their first exposure to Islamic jihad in a letter to Congress; like many Americans today, they too were shocked at what they learned. Context: in 1785, Muslim pirates from North Africa, or “Barbary,” had captured two American ships, the Maria and Dauphin, and […]

Read More →